Pittsburgh, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/16/2014 -- There are many advantages of having a flexible automated guided vehicle (AGV) solution. Evan Rago, Seegrid’s Applications Engineer, explained the ideal applications for AGVs in the Seegrid company blog.
Rago noted, “Some of the high level benefits include an immediate safer work environment, improved operational costs through increased productivity, and a reduction of waste from damaged products. Given the versatility of Seegrid vehicles and utilizing them as a tool to help reduce the eight wastes of lean, they can be used in an array of applications. These applications are, but not limited to: kitting, parts-to-line, end-of-line, cross-docking, putaway, and long hauls.”
There are various applications for Seegrid’s vision-guided AGVs. The flexibility and safety technology of Seegrid vehicles combined with their reliability is driving a major shift in material handling paradigms. The Seegrid team leads the industry by instilling confidence in our customers that the overall safety of their employees, quality of their product, and their bottom-line are improved by the Seegrid solution.
Evan Rago,Applications Engineer at Seegrid, provides support to the Seegrid sales team by assessing customer sites for AGV application solutions. To read the entire blog, go to: http://blog.seegrid.com/Blog/bid/388818/Ideal-Application-Solutions-for-AGVs.
Seegrid Corporation (www.seegrid.com) is the global leader of robotic vision-guided automated guided vehicles (AGVs). Seegrid AGVs are revolutionizing the movement of materials handling in manufacturing and distribution environments with simplicity, flexibility, and affordability. Robotic pallet trucks, tow tractors, and walkie stackers optimize workflow processes by increasing productivity and reducing labor and operating costs, creating economic and operational advantages. Seegrid AGVs improve workplace safety, reduce equipment and product damage, and deliver a rapid return on investment. The company’s state-of-the-art navigation technology requires no infrastructure for navigation—no wires, lasers, tapes, or magnets.
Guided by Seegrid partnerships with leading global industrial truck manufacturers provide businesses with a choice when selecting a brand of robotic vision-guided AGVs. Seegrid and Guided by Seegrid products are available in North America and Europe.
In addition to the 2014 Edison Award, Seegrid was named Manufacturer of the Year and the Food Logistics Top 100 software and technology providers. Follow on Twitter @Seegrid.